Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA)

Course ID: 
ELA109
Course Type: 
eLearning (online) Course
Course Length: 
8 hours

This online course presents the Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA) methodology used worldwide in the process industries for simplified, rule-based risk analysis. The course covers the basic LOPA approach to selecting and analyzing potential incident scenarios.

You will learn the finer points of topics such as enabling conditions and conditional modifiers, and the logistical aspects of planning and executing a LOPA study including documentation and program management. You’ll also gain CCPS guidance on initiating events, independent protection layers, enabling conditions and conditional modifiers - including the likelihood of ignition.

Continuing Education Units: 
0.8
Professional Development Hours
8.0 PDHs
Instructor(s): 

Pricing

AIChE Members* $495
AIChE Grad Student Members $247.50
AIChE Undergrad Student Members $247.50
Non-Members** $695
Training 10 or More? Volume Pricing is available. Send an e-mail to

elearning@aiche.org for more information.

*Employees of CCPS member companies can register for this course at the AIChE Member price. Please contact Customer Service at customerservice@aiche.org or call 1-800-242-4363 (outside the US call 203-702-7660).

** AIChE membership is just $199 a year. For more information on becoming an AIChE member click here.

If you are interested in scheduling this course for In-Company Training, please complete the Request for Proposal Form and we will e-mail you a proposal.
 

Registration

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